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Government employees, teachers leaving to avoid retirement losses

Government employees, teachers leaving to avoid retirement losses

Electronics teacher Dave Kenning, left, and Jon Groth, principal and area director of the Porter County Career and Technical Center, left, show Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas the windmill that, with several rooftop solar panels, will power half of the school's hallway lights, a weather station …

August 02, 2014 10:21 am
Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Chris Brosky, 19, a college intern at Urschel Laboratories in Valparaiso, is one of three recipients of the Urschel Next Generation Scholarship. He attended the Porter County Career Center.

July 31, 2014 4:49 pm
Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Cole Ozbolt, 20, a college intern at Urschel Laboratories in Valparaiso, is one of three recipients of the Urschel Next Generation Scholarship. He attended the  Porter County Career Center.

July 31, 2014 4:49 pm
Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Michael Johnson, 18, a college intern at Urschel Laboratories in Valparaiso, is one of three recipients of the Urschel Next Generation Scholarship. He developed his skills at the Porter County Career Center.

July 31, 2014 4:49 pm
Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Local technical centers, courses get students ready for college and careers

Michael Johnson, 18, a college intern at Urschel Laboratories in Valparaiso, is one of three recipients of the Urschel Next Generation Scholarship, learning his skills at the Porter County Career Center.

July 31, 2014 4:48 pm
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Micah Bell, fire prevention specialist with the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, reads a book about Smokey Bear to the children of the Woodland Park summer camp program in Portage on Wednesday morning.

July 30, 2014 6:30 pm
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Micah Bell, fire prevention specialist with the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, reads a book about Smokey Bear to the children of the Woodland Park Summer Camp program in Portage Wednesday morning.

July 30, 2014 6:27 pm
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Smokey Bear hugs fifth-grader Ashlee Tracy and other members of Woodland Park's summer camp program Wednesday morning in Portage. Smokey came with Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore officials and other fire prevention specialists to teach the children about fire safety.

July 30, 2014 6:27 pm
Patience, perseverance par for the course

Patience, perseverance par for the course

Dennis Walters, honorary PGA member and speaker, and his canine assistant, Bucky, visited Creekside Golf course in Valparaiso Sunday afternoon to give an inspirational talk to young members of The First Tee Program. Walters, who cannot walk, relearned golf and has been traveling the country …

July 27, 2014 8:25 pm
Patience, perseverance par for the course

Patience, perseverance par for the course

Rain falls on Dennis Walters, honorary PGA member and speaker, and his canine assistant, Bucky on Sunday at Creekside Golf Course in Valparaiso. Walters, who was injured in an accident 34 years ago which left him unable to walk, was at the golf course to give an inspiration talk to youths.

July 27, 2014 8:25 pm
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Gracepoint Church's lead pastor Ben Lamb welcomes a large crowd to the church's Pack the House Concert Sunday evening at Valparaiso's Central Park Plaza.

June 29, 2014 8:01 pm
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Pete Rivera plays guitar for the Gracepoint Church band at the Pack the House concert held at Valparaiso's Central Park Plaza Sunday evening. The event was held to collect donation for New Creation, the local men's shelter.

June 29, 2014 8:01 pm
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Bill Wellman cuts his birthday cake Saturday.

June 28, 2014 7:18 pm
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Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas presents a key to the city to local legend Bill Wellman at Central Park Plaza during the Test Drive and Taste event Saturday. A tribute was made to Wellman in honor of his 90th birthday.

June 28, 2014 7:17 pm
Master's Dance Academy

Master's Dance Academy

Alyssa Chirch, left, owner of Master's Dance Academy in Valparaiso, helps her young students with their costumes during the dress-up part of their lesson.

June 20, 2014 2:14 pm
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Master's Dance Academy

Morgan Hosek, age 4, waits for instruction during her ballet lesson at Master's Dance academy in Valparaiso.

June 20, 2014 2:14 pm
Foundation honoree receives Sagamore of Wabash award

Foundation honoree receives Sagamore of Wabash award

Carlos Rivero and Elena Jambrina accept outstanding volunteer awards bestowed by the Porter County Community Foundation on Wednesday at Strongbow Inn in Valparaiso.

June 18, 2014 7:50 pm
Foundation honoree receives Sagamore of Wabash award

Foundation honoree receives Sagamore of Wabash award

Residents applaud Larry McAfee as he's presented with the Sagamore of the Wabash award by state Rep. Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, and Sen. Ed Charbonneau, R-Valparaiso, at the Porter County Community Foundation's dinner at Strongbow Inn in Valparaiso.

June 18, 2014 7:50 pm
Shorewood kicks off healthy Memorial Day weekend

Shorewood kicks off healthy Memorial Day weekend

Vanessa Breesevan, a massage therapist working with the Portage YMCA, gives a massage Saturday to a visitor of the Shorewood Forest Health Fair at the Shorewood Forest Clubhouse in Union Township.

May 24, 2014 12:57 pm
Shorewood focuses on health

Shorewood focuses on health

JoAnn Quade, director of food service at Rittenhouse Senior Living, gives food demonstrations Saturday at the Shorewood Forest Health Fair at the Shorewood Forest Clubhouse in Union Township.

May 24, 2014 12:57 pm
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